Posts tagged ‘Versatile Blogger’

October 24, 2012

Mashed Potato Bulletin turns 1 year old

One year ago this week, yesterday actually, the Mashed Potato Bulletin took its first breath with  a posting initially intended for the New York Times Op-ed pages. But due to length restrictions and perhaps a bit too ambitious for a first attempt at political writing that first article inspired a pursuit for an alternate venue. After much soul searching, more than a few scrapped blog names and one off the wall suggestion, the Mashed Potato Bulletin was born.    

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February 6, 2012

Versatile Blogger Award

Yesterday (Sunday) I noticed a comment from Jueseppi B, owner of The ObamaCrat, telling me, “Check your spam folder for an award nomination.” Hmm… an award nomination in my spam folder…okay. Digging through my startlingly full, spam comment depository, I found, to my humbling surprise, a nomination for the Versatile Blogger Award.

Thank you Jueseppi for including this blog within your list of notable choices. But as I already told him, this now commits me to maintaining that standard which prompted this nomination. No slacking off allowed now is there?

As I thank him for this, I would also like to take this opportunity to thank all of this blog’s subscribers, readers and commenters. In its short life online, you all have made this experience rewarding and enjoyable. I hope you continue to visit, to share your thoughts and suggestions and find the writings thought-provoking and even a little entertaining.

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